DNS and some other services cannot be started

Created:

2016-12-12 03:38:48 UTC

Modified:

2017-08-08 13:29:01 UTC

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DNS and some other services cannot be started

Applicable to:

  • Plesk 12.5 for Linux

Symptoms

  1. DNS and some other services cannot be started from Home > Tools&Settings > Service Management , e.g.:

    Error: Unable to make action: Unable to manage service by dnsmng: dnsmng: Service /etc/init.d/named failed to start ('--start', 'dns')
  2. Attempt to start it from command shell fails with the error:

    # service named start
    env: /etc/init.d/named: Permission denied

Cause

Init scripts in /etc/init.d/ does not have executable permissions.

Resolution

Check that init scripts for affected services have executable permissions, e.g.:

    # ls -l /etc/init.d/named
-rwxr-xr-x 1 root root 7792 Sep 28 17:54 /etc/init.d/named

, and if not set the ones:

    # chmod +x /etc/init.d/named
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